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News

Only 100 Days of water for Cape Town

Possible Level 3b water restrictions as of 1 February 2017!

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Current Water Restrictions For Cape Town Residents

Here's some tips to save water in the Mother City 

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News

Level 5B Water Restrictions & What You Can Do With 87L

Everything you need to know about the current water crisis 

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Features

6 Ways The Water Crisis Has Inspired Innovation in Cape Town

You’ll find these water-saving ideas from ordinary Capetonians – at universities and schools, in their homes and neighbourhoods – interesting

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News

Here's How Much Less You'll Pay to go up the Cableway This Winter

The latest tickets prices and opening hours to see our amazing natural wonder of the world

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Beer, Bokkoms, Sokkie Treffers and Chamber Music

Plus this month’s to-do list: fix a hospice, save an animal shelter, roll a barrel  

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Social

This Cape Town Youth Institution Uses Skateboarding to Teach Valuable Life Skills

The skateboard project by the Salesian Institute Cape Town teaches important life skills

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Best of CT

Bars, Pubs and Restaurants Screening Nothing But The Rugby World Cup

And several others that will put it on if you ask

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Wine & Dine

Finer Dining at La Mouette

This French style restaurant is a little oasis in Sea Point

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Best of CT

Practise Your Swing At One of These Golf Courses

Our pick of pristine Mother City golf courses and clubs

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Features

Cape Town's Next Storm Loading (+ videos from last night)

Dams overflowing! Rooftops flying! From the funny to the serious, about last night... (and what's that on the horizon?)

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Heaters
Features

Which Heater is Best for Keeping Your Family Warm on A Budget this Winter?

We sized up various heating devices to determine which will keep you the most cosy for the least cash

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News

FIFA 2010 Soccer World Cup make over for Cape Town

Mother City prepares itself for the FIFA 2010 Soccer World Cup

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Out!

Get Ready For Winter Festival Season

Who says festivals are only reserved for summer?

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Wine & Dine

What’s Behind the Secret Shortmarket Street Door You Probably Didn’t Even Know Existed?

A hidden door, a new secret restaurant with Latin-style aperitivo snacks and cocktails, easy food and select cuts of meat by the Argentinean chef you just might recognise – here’s why we think you’ll love Picadas, our latest discovery

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Holiday

It's The Little Things That Mean The Most When You Stay At The Fire & Ice Hotel

Breakfast by specially trained “egg-spert” chefs, 38 gourmet milkshakes, free parking (in the CBD) and an urban-chic communal space where meeting new people is easy

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Wine & Dine

Lou Lou’s Bar and Restaurant in Cape Quarter

Come for drinks, stay for dinner… or the DJ on select nights. But just come!

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Wine & Dine

We’re All In The Mood For a Melody at The Piano Bar (and Rooftop Skybar)

 It’s home to the ultimate trio: live music, creative cocktails and tapas

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10 Questions For: Suzelle DIY

The authority on everything from ‘how to change a plug’ to ‘how to peel a lot of potatoes’, this Somerset West-based meisie quickly became a YouTube sensation thanks to her quirky online DIY video series

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News

Artisan soap and skincare products in Cape Town

Our soap makers lather up the natural way

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10 Questions

Sneak Peak: Youngsta CPT Drops Video To New Cape Town-Set Film Soundtrack

This chart-topping, raw rapping and lyrical artist gives us, yet again, a deeper look into who he is

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Out!

The Fugard Theatre in District Six

'A little bit of magic'

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Wine & Dine

Take a Bite of Beirut at Rafael Lebanese Cafe in Sea Point

Freshly-made falafel from a real Lebanese recipe – with a takeaway price of only R10 each

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Best of CT

7 Bespoke Bucket List Experiences That Will Blow You Away

From anniversaries to proposals and weekend getaways, whatever the occasion, Celestial Gift Experiences has an activity to match. Plus as a CapeTownMagazine.com reader, you get R100 off your first Celestial Gifts experience by using the coupon code "CGECPTMR2018" when booking.

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Hermanus Overview
Holiday

Hello Hermanus!

This coastal town has something for everyone

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Wine & Dine

Top Father’s Day gift ideas in Cape Town

Your old man deserves more than a pair of socks and a handshake 

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Best of CT

Niche, Specialty and Unique Online Stores

Tiny teepees for the kids, a spin ‘round the track for adrenaline junkies, and aFREAKa onsies for everyone.

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Wine & Dine

Ho Ho How to Celebrate Christmas in July

Great ways to ring in ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ during Cape Town’s winter 

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10 Questions

This Cannes Young Directors Award Winner Just Released a Rad New Movie on YouTube [Watch]

Dan Mace teamed up with Youtube superstars to release Getting to 368. A few years before that he spoke to us about his love of film and Cape Town and his fear of street fighting 

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Cape Confidential

From Buying Tickets To Getting There - A Guide To Table Mountain In Peak Season

A how-to guide to getting the most out of Cape Town’s most impressive landmark during the tourist season

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Social

Find The Most Unique Diamond Rings In Cape Town

Fall in love with Cape Diamonds’ fynbos range and get expert advice on diamonds

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Wedding Rings
Out!

Planning a Memorable Wedding in Cape Town

Because there’s a lot more to it than saying ‘I do’

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Best of CT

Romantic gift ideas in Cape Town

Sweep your soul mate off their feet

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Braai
Cape Confidential

Your Guide to Becoming a Braai Master

Everything you need to know about braaing like a seasoned South African

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Township Ramen
Wine & Dine

Ever heard of Township Ramen? We're Excited About The Rumblings of a New Eatery Coming Soon

Word on the street is that there’s a healthy and affordable ramen spot coming to Cape Town – here’s what we know so far

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News

South African Immigration Regulation Revision

Important immigration law updates fo foreigners looking to visit, study and live in the country

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Best of CT

Top Cigar Bars in Cape Town

Restaurants and bars where having a puff is a pleasure

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Best of CT

Top Indian Restaurants in Cape Town

A selection of the best places to get curry, tandoori, biryani and other Eastern-inspired food in the Mother City

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Features

There's So Much To Love About Beluga

Whether it’s fantastic sushi and cocktails you are looking for, live music over the weekends or a bespoke whisky members lounge, they’ve got you covered

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Wine & Dine

Unusual Food and Drink Pairings To Try in Cape Town

Go beyond the conventional cheese and wine pairing experience  

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News

Road Closures for the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Your guide to road closures and parking restrictions during this major Cape Town race

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Cape Confidential

Where to Recycle in Cape Town?

Your guide to recycling companies and depots in the Mother City, from curb side collection services to civic drop-off sites

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News

Human Rights Day: How To Celebrate And Make It An Extra-long Weekend

See what you can get up to, how to make it an extra-long weekend, plus the history behind the public holiday

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Wildlife & Nature

12 Caves to Discover in Cape Town and Surrounds

Go and explore these mysterious dens, they make for great Instagram shots too

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Social

Eat, Drink and Be Merry This St. Patrick's Day

The places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Cape Town this year  – who knows, you may find the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow

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News

How to Apply for Permanent Residence in South Africa

Everything you need to know about permanent residence permit applications, including info on work and business visa requirements

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How to Apply for a South African Retirement Visa

Everything you need to know about applications for retired temporary and permanent residency in South Africa

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Under Oaks
Wine & Dine

Under Oaks Offers the Perfect Corporate Breakaway

Get the work done in the peaceful surrounds of this Paarl winelands gem

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City News

Work & Co Shared Office Space in Cape Town

Become inspired, get connected and be part of the working community at the city centre’s newest co-working space

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Experiment with an array of movement arts in one place

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Cape Town homebrewers put their best beer forward

leap_day_mad_hatters_high_teaA Mad Hatter’s High Tea For Leap Day

Dress-up fun, games, chocolate and general madness in a Constantia garden

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How does it feel to drive a car that makes no sound?

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Come dance, ride, skate and perform, or just have fun at Open Streets Woodstock

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Anything and everything will be made fun of in Juliet Jenkin’s new satire

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They’re easy to pack, totally unique, and distinctly Cape Town

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All 9 keepsakes are proudly local and totally unique

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Anything and everything will be made fun of in Juliet Jenkin’s new satire

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Come out to support comedians you know... and new ones you’ll love

Hussar_GrillCook Your Steak And Eat It, Too

Plus find out how to make wet-aged beef and the perfect sauce to go with it

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Book this month to get bubbles and breakfast on the house

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Sociable, mindful, fun and affordable group yoga classes in the park or on the beach

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Check out the anti-serious wine pairing in the Western Cape with Polkadraai & Popcorn

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There are no crowds here. Just you, the seals and the guides

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Readers get a special discounted rate with Ocean Experiences

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From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

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Where meat lovers and vegans can come together to enjoy good grill

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The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

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A fluffy soufflé pancake (or two) at Torii at Tjing Tjing House

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The Milnerton family eatery also serves tapas

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Improve your fitness, strength and overall functionality with the Functional Performance ...

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Royaltea at the V&A Food Market is offering a second one of their special teas at half ...

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Get two sushi plates, pay for one, plus women also get 50% off on all cocktails on ...

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Sip the renowned wines and taste delicious gourmet food from Haskell Vineyards

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This Parisian-inspired steakhouse is top class

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Is it your dream to see a great white?

Woolworths_ProductionA Haunting New Show With A Hilariously ...

Anything and everything will be made fun of in Juliet Jenkin’s new satire

mother_city_comedy_festivalPlanting Funny Bones And Growing Local ...

Come out to support comedians you know... and new ones you’ll love

spur_8A Birthday Song, Sparklers, And Pure ...

Chico the Clown, cardboard headdresses, and memories that last a lifetime

Hussar_GrillCook Your Steak And Eat It, Too

Plus find out how to make wet-aged beef and the perfect sauce to go with it

africamps_valentinesSPECIAL: Feel The Love This February At ...

Book this month to get bubbles and breakfast on the house

the_om_revolution_2019Sunrise To Sunset Yoga On The Beach Or ...

Sociable, mindful, fun and affordable group yoga classes in the park or on the beach

Polkadraai_and_popcorn_popcorn_and_wine1Polkadraai & Popcorn Wine Pairing Back ...

Check out the anti-serious wine pairing in the Western Cape with Polkadraai & Popcorn

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Epic foodie experiences from coffee to dinner Monday to Saturday at the African Relish ...

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From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition At The Norval ...

The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

sotano_lambIt’s (Lamb) Burger Wednesdays at ...

... and while you eat, chill out to reggae by locals The Rivertones

sotano_lambTwo Lamb Burgers For the Price Of One

R110 gets you two fully stacked meals at both Sotanos

Seafood, sunsets and sushi at Blowfish BloubergHalf-Price Sushi Every Wednesday and ...

And drink in the sunset and view (and a cocktail)

Cherry_Glamping3Team Building is For Bonding, So Ditch ...

Hiking, biking, canopy tours and luxury glamping just 50 minutes outside of Cape Town

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And Cafe Paradiso has a weekend seafood platter special for two

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A family game drive with a difference at Vredenheim

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The chance to see ocean and bird life at sunrise and get to work on time

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Gourmet burgers and steak, as well as cocktails, are now on the menu at this all-day cafe ...

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Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

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Great films, fabulous scenery, delicious food and cosy seats – look forward to a night ...

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Haskell Vineyards offers patrons a delicious meal and glass of wine at a discounted price

beluga_whisylounge2-for-1 Whisky Wednesdays at Beluga

Your midweek escape just got a whole lot better with the 2-for-1 Wednesday whisky special ...

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Snack on succulent skewered meats and seasonal salads at this hip, young Winelands ...

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Grub & Vine’s #VineNight hosts a different wine farm every week

NEW THIS WEEK:

7 Things To Do This Weekend: Free, Cheap And Something For The Kids

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